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Road Warrior

A few years ago Facebook enabled a re-connection with Chuck, a guy who grew up in my neighborhood and I had known since kindergarten.  I have truly enjoyed our conversations in the past couple of years, visiting him in when … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge of the Week: Fleeting Moment

At the finish line

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New Jersey’s Good Side

My last post telling about our train commute to New York City from New Brunswick showed much of what is ugly about New Jersey. Many people only have the impression that they receive from the New Jersey Turnpike of the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day-WordPress Challenge: HANDS

Taking photos at my son’s track meets has taught me a lot about the various events. The handoff in relays can make or break the win.

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Whodda Thunk It…at our Age!

Reading all these adventure travels that the 20-somethings and 30-somethings are enjoying, I thought I would take a moment to share a 50s- and 60s-something adventure. Yeah, a bit more sedate that bunging jumping, perhaps….. In our family we celebrate … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day…Reflection (Photo Challenge of the Week)

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Day is done……gone the sun….

at another track meet…not in a great location (that’s a local highschool…we were on the track behind it)  but the sky was great!

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Photo of the Day-travel of another sort

I’ve mentioned before that my son Sam runs and it is track season right now. That means at least one night a week there is a meet. A couple of years ago, when he was a freshman, he was running … Continue reading

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This past weekend, just back from my college road trip, I was Touched. People would perhaps venture to say there was plenty of evidence of my being touched because I was willing to take three 17-year-old boys on a 2,100 … Continue reading

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College Road Trip-The Actual Event-University of Connecticut

In an earlier chapter of my life I lived in Connecticut and Sam was born in Hartford. We moved to Tennessee when he was 2 months old so of course he remembers nothing, but he tells people he doesn’t have … Continue reading

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